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Asian MMA continues to expand at a remarkable rate with small promotions popping up all over the place while ONE FC has been to eight different countries in 2014 and the UFC has put on an unprecedented five events there this year. On top of that there have been numerous shows from promotions old and new with Pancrase, Shooto and Deep continuing to keep the flame alive in Japan where IGF has also emerged as a serious force to be reckoned with while Road FC has been a massive success in Korea and read news >>

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Titan FC CEO, Jeff Aronson discusses what sets Titan apart from other promotions, his friendship with Shannon Knapp and what the future holds for the organization in 2015. Tonight marks the 32nd event for Titan FC, and the last one of this calendar year. Since taking over the organization, CEO Jeff Aronson has made great strides, most prominently in getting their shows a network television deal with CBS Sports. The roster is expanding, they hold shows monthly, they pay out finishing bonuses, hav read news >>

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Eleven-time UFC veteran Dustin Poirier is heading to the promotion’s lightweight division.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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On Tuesday, former UFC fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le and Nate Quarry filed a lawsuit against their former employer alleging that the fight promotion has become a monopoly. read news >>

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UFC President Dana White discuses the promotion’s new deal with Reebok and reveal that the new ZUFFA headquarters will have a rehab center for fighters. read news >>

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The UFC lost one of its Mexican fighters for the promotion’s debut in Mexico City. Erik Perez, who was scheduled to take on Marcus Brimage at the UFC 180 card in Mexico on Nov. 15, was forced to withdraw from the card with a shoulder injury, sources told MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani. The promotion is currently seeking a replacement opponent for Brimage, who will try to get back on track following losses to Conor McGregor and Russell Doane. Prior to his losing skid, American Top Team’s Brimage read news >>

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UFC Managing Director of Operations in in Canada, Australia and New Zealand Tom Wright reveals why fans should not be concerned with the promotion’s future in Canada. Following a period of rapid growth and development in the Canadian UFC market, fans and pundits alike are growing concerned over the promotion's apparently deteriorating faith in the Great White North. Since the sport's legalization in Ontario over three years ago, the promotion had set aside specific annual dates for events in Tor read news >>

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Japanese, Polish, and Brazilian MMA promotions this weekend offered up a wealth of action from big show castaways looking to fight their way back to the limelight. Let's start off Part 2 of this double-sized BtO with Colleen Schneider. Schneider (6-5-0) was a TUF 18 hopeful who lost in the elimination round to Shayna Baszler via first-round armbar. Last Saturday, she contended for Super Fight League: America's vacant bantamweight title against Brenda Gonzales (5-1-0). She won by unanimous decisi read news >>

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BloodyElbow.com’s Karim Zidan scrutinizes the multiple factors that have lead to the quiescent period in Ontario MMA. 27th September, 2014: The date tentatively set to host the Ultimate Fighting Championship's fifth event in Toronto, Canada. Following two initial events that came within the span of nine months in 2011, fans became adjusted to seeing fight cards hosted in the second half of September - a tradition of sorts, since the UFC started to host back-to-back events in September beginning read news >>

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Lion Fight has signed 20-year-old Victor Saravia to an exclusive multi-fight deal. read news >>

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UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem’s standing in the promotion’s big-man division is buying him another chance to turn around a losing streak, according to the Dana White.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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It’s been a while since rival MMA promotions staged fight cards on the same night. There’s a lot less competition out there for the UFC – and no insolent upstarts like Affliction to motivate the 10,000-pound gorilla to raise its tents on short notice. Right now, (...) read news >>

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Hopkins always knew that Golden Boy Promotions and HBO would come to an agreement, and "The Alien" says that he offered a big hand in making the two parties reconcile. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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With positive tests becoming far too frequent in the last few months, and the contradiction of Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen, a very public harder line on positive tests needs to be taken. Gushing over celebrity fighters who test positive should be out. Getting rid of repeat offenders should be in. The story that never ends had its latest chapter on Wednesday when Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale -- both who fought during the UFC's International Fight Week in early July -- failed the IQ version read news >>

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